English Culture Videos

"Fun Kid Activities"

Instructions: Watch this video on fun activities for kids and answer the questions. Then, read the script at the bottom of the page.

Randall's grandson, Odin, enjoys looking at ________.

He loves playing with dogs; he loves looking at cats.

Odin enjoys playing in the _________.

He really likes going out playing . . . he’s really fascinated by the most simple things . . . Picking up rocks. Playing in sand.

Odin is _____ old.

They (children) just like to explore, and as a two-year-old, I don’t think that’s anything new.

Online Investigations and Discussion Questions

What do children like to do for fun at different stages in their lives? Think of any specific activities for these age groups:

  • Under 5 years old
  • Six to 12 years old
  • Young teenagers, 13-15 years old
  • Older teenagers, 16-18 years old

Video Script

Whoa. Look at that plane go! What do you say, Oddie? What do you say? Bye-bye, plane. Yeah. Our grandson, Odin, loves to say hello to planes. He likes watching them take off; he likes watching them land. He really likes going out playing . . . he’s really fascinated by the most simple things. He loves playing with dogs; he loves looking at cats. Picking up rocks. Playing in sand. Just about everything, and that’s pretty much natural about a lot of kids. They just like to explore, and as a two-year-old, I don’t think that’s anything new. Signing off. Randall here.